Oil/canvas, 40 x 66,5 cm, lo. ri. sign. and dat. Franz Hünten 1878, min. rest. - German marine painter who studied at the Düsseldorf academy under Mevius and J. W. Schirmer. Thereafter he travelled Europe an the Orient. He exhibited since 1851. Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle), Kiel, Düsseldorf. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Rump, Der Neue Rump a. others.